PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A 19-year-old soldier from Johnstown, Pa., has died in Afghanistan.READ MORE: Man In Serious But Stable Condition After Shooting In Pittsburgh's Spring Hill Neighborhood
The Department of Defense said Friday that Pfc. Joshua Mikeasky died Thursday from a non-combat related incident that is currently under investigation. Further details have not been released.READ MORE: Columbus Police Chief Answers Questions After Deadly Shooting Of Ma'Kiah Bryant
Mikeasky was assigned to 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, New York.
He was at the Bagram Airfield, Bagram District, in Afghanistan’s Parwan Province at the time of his death. The Department of Defense says he was supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel.MORE NEWS: Two Black Bears Kill Chicken, Destroy Chicken Coop In Bell Acres Borough
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